All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 2

Hostile Terrain 94 Exhibition

Date: Time: All Day Location: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts
From September 21 to November 29, 2020, members of UNL and UNO’s campus communities will host Hostile Terrain 94 Nebraska (HT94), a “pop-up” participatory art exhibition that highlights the seriousness of the humanitarian crisis at the US- …
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The Global Anti-Slavery Movement Today

Keynote Speaker Professor Kevin Bales

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Kevin Bales, research director, The Rights Lab, Nottingham University, Sheffield, UK, will speak on the many ways to address the crime of human trafficking and slavery. Since the emergence of history’s fourth global anti-slavery movement in the …
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Friday Morning Coffee Ride

Social, conversational, oh…and coffee

Date: Time: 7:00 am–9:00 am Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Join us for a great start to your weekend with an early morning bike ride around Lincoln followed by a freshly brewed cup of coffee (tea, or other morning beverage). This will be a relaxed morning ride leaving from the Outdoor Adventures Center …
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Major Showcase

Management & Supply Chain Management

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Learn more about the academic and career paths of management and supply chain management majors.
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Virtual Office Hours – School of Criminology & Criminal Justice

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Virtual – Zoom
In an effort to de-densify campus, we are offering virtual office hours for the Fall 2020 semester. Our virtual office hours are as follows:
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Entomology Department Seminar – Dr. Blanca Huertas, National History Museum, London

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
The UNL Department of Entomology is pleased to host Dr. Blanca Huertas, sr. curator, Lepidoptera, National History Museum, London. She will speak on “The beauty of the dead: Challenges and opportunities for (butterfly) taxonomy in an era of changes.”
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Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Zoom
Are you curious about counseling and if it’s the right next step for you? Maybe you are concerned about someone else? Do you just want an additional perspective about something you’ve been thinking about?
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Take Home Tea Time Friday

with the Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Stop by for a tea goodie bag! Take home and enjoy a cup of tea and a treat on us! Snap a photo of you and your tea, post it with #TeaTimeFridayKRR to get your name in for our monthly drawing! Pick up your bag every Friday through 11/20/2020.
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Food for Health Seminar Series

Dr. Jon Vanderhoof

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Dr. Jon Vanderhoof, Boston Children’s Hospital Harvard Medical School, will virtually present “Gut Health, a Clinician’s Perspective.”
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Virtual Office Hours – School of Criminology & Criminal Justice

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Virtual – Zoom
In an effort to de-densify campus, we are offering virtual office hours for the Fall 2020 semester. Our virtual office hours are as follows:
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Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – James Schnable

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: via Zoom
James Schnable, UNL associate professor, Charles O. Gardner Professor of Maize Quantitative Genetics, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, will present “A Machine Learning-Based Framework to Prioritize Genes with Phenotypic Impact.”
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FTKids on the Block

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join the UNL Dance Marathon at their 2nd annual FTKids on the Block.
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Hyde Lecture with Tamika L. Butler

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Online

First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Explore the exhibitions “Person of Interest,” “Small Abstractions,” “Sheldon Treasures,” and “Tales of Genji I.”
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Virtual Only Opera Performance: The Cunning Little Vixen — Leoš Janácek

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Virtual
UNL Opera presents The Cunning Little Vixen by Leoš Janácek. It’s a wonderful story about the one-ness of man and nature, and the eternal cyclical regeneration of life, love, and hope.
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Weekend Bike Rental Ride

Rent for the $ of a day and get the whole weekend.

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
No bike? No Problem! Pay for a day rental and get a bike for the whole weekend. Come join Outdoor Adventures for a Friday evening ride to explore Lincoln on one of our rental bicycles! This is an opportunity to see Lincoln from two wheels, get more …
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CANCELLED – Huntertones

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Huntertones brings people together with fun, imaginative, fearless music. Their high energy, horn-driven sound fuses inspired improvisation and adventurous composition, melding jazz, funk, rock, and soul. Individually, members of Huntertones have …

Joel Meyers – Comedy Magician

presented by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Combining sleight of hand and original routines with larger than life personality and crowd winning charm, comedy magician Joel Meyers specializes in taking audiences on what NBC calls “a roller coaster ride.” He’s an illusionist, mentalist and …
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Ongoing Events

CEHS Student Advisory Board Food Drive

Date: Time: All Day Location: Multiple Locations
Nearly 1 in 3 University of Nebraska–Lincoln students worries about not having enough food until they get money to buy more. CEHS faculty, staff and students are encouraged to donate to the CEHS Student Advisory Board food drive for the Husker …
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“Hearts of Glass” Documentary

Date: Time: All Day Location: View Film
UNL faculty, students, and staff are invited to view a film exploring food technology, sustainability, and diversity and inclusion.
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Get Connected 2020 – Nebraska Afterschool Conference

Three days of learning, networking and shaping the future

Date: Time: 9:00 am–7:00 pm Location: Virtual Conference
Get Connected 2020 conference registration includes access to more than 50 in-person and recorded conference sessions, forums, workshops and more. All registrants are invited to sign up for a free copy of The Other Wes Moore audiobook and Book Club.
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My Husker Action

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual
For the month of October, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join us in recognizing opportunities to acknowledge authentic, genuine, and intentional actions to eradicate systematic racism, injustice, and inequality. As part of the …
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Nebraska CODE Teacher T-shirt Design Contest

Calling All Creative Minds!

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
We are making custom Nebraska CODE teacher t-shirts to show our love for teaching CS using Code.org! WE NEED YOUR CREATIVITY and CREATIVE DESIGN!!!
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Family Weekend (Virtual)

Date: Time: All Day Location: Various locations
Save the date! Husker families are invited to reconnect with students and be part of their college experience through virtual activities.
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